When is Maha Shivratri Festival on 2020, 2021, 2022 and 2023?

Date Year Day
22nd February 2020 Saturday
12th March 2021 Friday
1st march 2022 Tuesday
19th February 2023 Sunday

Note: Dates may vary.

Fortnight before Holi falls ‘Maha Shivratri’ -a day celebrated as the wedding day or Shiva and Parvati. This day normally falls between February and March of each year. On this day, unmarried girls pray for good husbands and the married women for the long life of their husbands.

Maha Shivratri is celebrated by most Hindus but it is a special festival for the kashmiri pandits. Days before the festival, special sweets are prepared at home and kept for the occasion. The celebrations start about a week in advance.

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